Category: Events

2018 AGM

2018 Annual General Meeting HAAC will hold its Annual General Meeting on Saturday, June 23rd at 1:30pm – 4:30pm. The AGM will be held at the North Branch Library, Gottingen St., Halifax. Current members, new members, and friends are all welcome. Please RSVP at https://haac_agm2018.eventbrite.ca If you would like to become a member please complete a…
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May 19, 2017 0

Towards Health and Self-Esteem

—New DATE— Join the Health Association of African Canadians (HAAC) and the Association of Black Social Workers (ABSW) for….  Our Partnership: Towards Health and Self-Esteem  Come and hear from presenters on Self Esteem and the African Canadian Women. November 17th, 2016 at 7:00pm-8:45pm Black Cultural Centre  


October 3, 2016 0

*NEW DATE* Education Session

Education Session: “Pregnancy and Diabetes: What You Should Know” North Preston Community Centre on *Tuesday, May 17th @ 6:30pm*


May 9, 2016 0

Health Science Camp for Black Youth

African Nova Scotian Health Science Summer Camp Do you know a young learner of African descent interested in a career as a health professional?   Promoting Leadership in health for African Nova Scotians (PLANS) at Dalhousie University will be hosting a 5-day summer day camp for youth of African descent who are interested in a career…
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April 15, 2016 0

Racism: Black Perspectives

On Wednesday, February 24th at the Halifax Public Library – 4 panelists from the African Canadian community addressed issues of racism in the second of a series organized by the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Public Affairs. February’s panels were Dr. Barb Hamilton-Hinch, Robert Wright, Ann Devine, and Lindell Smith – moderated by Dr. Ingrid…
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February 27, 2016 0

Career Development for Youth – Striving 2015

Striving to Build African Nova Scotian Health Professionals for the Future is an event to encourage youth to think about the different health related career opportunities available to them. This event took place on November 4th at NSCC Waterfront campus for the Dartmouth area schools and on November 19th at NSCC IT campus for the…
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December 3, 2015 0

Conference Videos Available

Videos from Trauma informed Practice: A Lens on the African Canadian Community are now available. http://staging2.haac.ca/2015-ansmai/


October 22, 2015 0

2015 Annual General Meeting

Saturday, June 13, 20015 4:00pm-6:00pm Black Cultural Centre, 10 Cherry Brook Road   First hour: Presentations and Discussion on theme of “Our Health Matters – what are the gaps?” Second hour: Business meeting Light refreshments will be available.


May 20, 2015 0

Pathways to culturally competent practice with African Canadians- NSABSW Conference

  HAAC members Donna Smith, Robert Wright and Lana MacLean will be presenting at this conference:    


September 10, 2014 0